The theme of this year’s Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture is “living together.” This is fitting, because in many ways, “living together” was also the theme of Nelson Mandela’s life. The system he fought against was […]
Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, says he has been walking freely on Bourdillon road, Ikoyi Lagos, “waiting for noise makers”. Oluremi Tinubu, his colleague, whom he squared off with earlier in the week, resides […]
Award-winning actress cum producer, Omoni Oboli, went down memory lane during the week recalling what it means to loose a loving mother at the age of 24. She described the painful loss as the worst […]
Mick Jagger’s representatives say the rock legend is expecting his eighth child. They confirmed a report by People magazine and other media outlets that Jagger’s girlfriend, Melanie Hamrick, 29, was pregnant.
EXPERTS have called on Nigerians to shun the culture of early marriage and child bride as it leads to future psychiatric issues. The call was made at the ordinary general meeting and scientific conference of […]
Owerri – Igbo leaders are expected to converge on Owerri, the Imo capital on Thursday to discuss the way forward for the South East geo-political zone. This is contained in a statement issued on Wednesday […]
At a program on the campus of UNILAG organized to raise fund for the postgraduate school, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi spoke about the relevance of traditional institutions in nation building. SaharaTV
Stevie Wonder has closed London’s BST festival with a meaningful but meandering stroll through his landmark double album, Songs In The Key Of Life. The 66-year-old played for almost four hours, backed by a razor-sharp […]
On June 17, PREMIUM TIMES, TW Magazine, and US-based Parenting Resources and Initiatives organized a dialogue session on “Parenting for Nation Building” in Lagos. PREMIUM TIMES’ Ben Ezeamalu sat down with Amina Oyagbola, Founder, WISCAR […]
The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has congratulated Muslims on the successful completion of this year’s Holy month of Ramadan. According to him, the Ramadan period, apart from […]
Well-educated and hailing from wealthy families, the gunmen who killed 20 hostages in a Bangladesh cafe defy the increasingly outdated stereotype of jihadists from poor backgrounds who have been radicalised in madrassas.
Prolonged use of analgesics and anti-depressant drugs could cause sexual dysfunction and induce low sperm count, a medical practitioner at the Federal Medical Centre, Jabi, Abuja, has said.
The 1st vice-president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Seyi Akinwunmi, has explained that statements he made while he was a guest of the Sports Writers Association (SWAN), Oyo chapter, about issues hampering the smooth-running […]
Lagos—A civil society group, June 12 Coalition of Democratic Formations, J12CODEF, has demanded that the Federal Government approve the portrait of late Chief M.K.O Abiola, the presumed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, […]
On the occasion of his 80th birthday, Benson Idonije, who is arguably Nigeria’s most informed analyst of jazz music and an enthusiastic promoter of popular culture and music has released for public review and consideration an […]
The Bunyadi restaurant, London’s first and only naked restaurant, on Saturday opened its doors to its first customers. Prior to the opening, the restaurant boasted of a waiting list of 46,000 customers.
Nigeria has more enslaved people than any country in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Global Slavery Index 2016, released on Tuesday, has revealed. The survey, conducted in 167 countries across the world by anti-modern slavery organisation, Walk […]
Late April, Majek was billed to perform, alongside few Nigerian musicians, inside the Eko Meridian hotel, in Lagos. According to witnesses, he staggered onto the stage, oozing alcohol, dirty and haggard:”he looked homeless”. He barely […]